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Priam Vineyards image
Colchester, CT
(range: 3 miles)
In 1998 Gloria and her former business partner purchased the last few acres of a third generation family farm and started planting the vineyard, dedicating every hour available to the venture. Jim Melillo has been involved with wines from running tasting clubs to associating with wine corporations in varying capacities. Together they continue to direct the growth of the winery. (This excerpt taken from the Priam Vineyards website)
Could the round holes in the falls really be the work of the devil? Or, just nature and water making their mark for future generations? Visit Devil's Hopyard and find your own answer to this age-old mystery. (This excerpt taken from the Devil's Hopyard State Park website)
Blackledge Country Club is a 36-hole public golf course nestled in the scenic Connecticut countryside. We feature two distinct 18-hole layouts: Anderson’s Glen, known as “The Old Course”, was designed by architect Geoffrey Cornish and opened in 1963. Gilead Highlands, known by many as “The New Course”, was designed by architect Mark Mungeam and opened in the Spring of 2000. (This excerpt taken from the Blackledge Country Club website)
In our history, we have produced over 250 musicals, including over 70 world premieres, and exported 21 productions to Broadway. Goodspeed stands as the first regional theatre in America to earn two special Tony Awards, one in 1980 for outstanding contributions to the American musical and a second in 1995 for distinguished achievement for a regional theatre. (This excerpt taken from the Goodspeed Musicals website)
Tallwood Country Club image
Hebron, CT
(range: 10 miles)
Tallwood is an 18 hole course featuring your choice of four tee placements sure to meet or challenge anyone’s playing level. Tallwood also boast one of the best public practice facilities in the state. Enjoy our two large putting greens, a chipping/bunker area with a target green and a large driving range. Private and group lessons as well as multi-day instructional camps are available through our PGA professional. (This excerpt taken from the Tallwood Country Club website)
It looks like a medieval fortress, but a step inside the stone castle reveals the built-in couches, table trackway, and woodcarvings that all point to the creative genius that was William Gillette. (This excerpt taken from the Gillette Castle State Park website)
Haddam Meadows State Park overlooks the scenic Connecticut River and offers opportunities for boating, fishing, and picnicking. (This excerpt taken from the Haddam Meadows State Park website)
Welcome to Nature’s Art Village! We are Connecticut’s fastest growing family-fun destination and we have an attraction for the whole family. (This excerpt taken from the Nature’s Art Village! website)
The Dinosaur Place image
Oakdale, CT
(range: 10 miles)
Walk among the Dinosaurs! The Dinosaur Place is a 60-acre Outdoor Adventure Park home to over 50 life-sized dinosaurs on pristine nature trails! Stop by New England’s largest Splash Pad® (A Unique Zero-Depth Water Park), a dinosaur-themed maze, two dinosaur-filled caves, and Monty’s Playground, featuring T-Rex Tower. We also plan to have THREE brand-new exhibits available for the spring of 2021! (This excerpt taken from the The Dinosaur Place website)
Norwich Golf Course image
Norwich, CT
(range: 12 miles)
The Norwich Golf Course is an 18 hole championship golf course located in Norwich, Connecticut. Just minutes away from two of the biggest casinos in the world, the facility is owned by the City of Norwich and open to the public. Featuring a challenging 6,228 yard design constructed over undulating terrain playing to a par of 71 from the longest tees.  (This excerpt taken from the Norwich Golf Course website)
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